Paul J. Henderson

Firefighters use the Jaws of Life to free a man trapped in his pickup truck that went off the Gibson Road overpass hitting another vehicle Highway 1 in Chilliwack Friday morning.

Chilliwack driver crashes onto Highway 1 from Gibson Road overpass

Highway reduced to one lane eastbound and closed westbound Friday morning

Firefighters use the Jaws of Life to free a man trapped in his pickup truck that went off the Gibson Road overpass hitting another vehicle Highway 1 in Chilliwack Friday morning.
A 25-year-old man from the Cheam Reserve was sentenced on Jan. 12 at the Chilliwack Law Courts to three years in jail for a string of robberies last spring

Three years in jail for string of robberies in Chilliwack, Popkum

Herbert Hanuse, 25, of the Cheam Reserve, pleaded guilty to four robberies dating back to 2012

A 25-year-old man from the Cheam Reserve was sentenced on Jan. 12 at the Chilliwack Law Courts to three years in jail for a string of robberies last spring
Donald Quinnell was sentenced on Dec. 17 to four more years in jail for 22 counts of fraud and theft against senior citizens in Chilliwack and Agassiz. He was sentenced to six years for similar crimes in Alberta in 2008.

Four years in jail for ‘predatory’ thefts from elderly Chilliwack residents

In one case, Donald Quinnell stole $400 from a tea cozy owned by a 93-year-old woman in a retirement home

Donald Quinnell was sentenced on Dec. 17 to four more years in jail for 22 counts of fraud and theft against senior citizens in Chilliwack and Agassiz. He was sentenced to six years for similar crimes in Alberta in 2008.
Mailbox theft has become a serious problem in Chilliwack.

Chilliwack man sentenced for string of mail thefts from Agassiz to Mission

David Charles McGill handed 31 days in jail, 18 months probation for incident in August.

Mailbox theft has become a serious problem in Chilliwack.
Conservation Officers pick up eagle parts found in North Vancouver in 2005.

Eagle poaching charges against Chilliwack men dropped after nine years in court

After 3,422 days in front of the courts, Crown drops charges against Gary Abbott and Ralph Leon

Conservation Officers pick up eagle parts found in North Vancouver in 2005.
Chilliwack resident David McGill faces eight counts of mail theft in connection with community mailboxes broken into across the Fraser Valley.

Chilliwack man arrested for community mailbox thefts

David Charles McGill, 47, arrested on Aug. 28 after a trail of community mailboxes broken into from Agassiz to Deroche

Chilliwack resident David McGill faces eight counts of mail theft in connection with community mailboxes broken into across the Fraser Valley.
Some Fraser Valley poultry and dairy producers are concerned supply management may be lost in an international trade deal Canada is negotiating.

Some anxiety among Chilliwack dairy and poultry farmers over international trade deal

Supply management agriculture community concerned about Trans-Pacific Partnership; MP says they will be protected

Some Fraser Valley poultry and dairy producers are concerned supply management may be lost in an international trade deal Canada is negotiating.
Darryl Fox and his wooden raft on the Fraser River just west of Island 22 near Chilliwack on Aug. 28. Fox floated down the river from Yale.

‘Hucklecherry Fox’ lands his Fraser River raft in Chilliwack

Alberta man floats down Fraser from Yale to Chilliwack, inadvertently triggers search and rescue incident

Darryl Fox and his wooden raft on the Fraser River just west of Island 22 near Chilliwack on Aug. 28. Fox floated down the river from Yale.
A recreational fisherman reels in a sockeye at Peg Leg Bar on the Fraser River in Chilliwack on Monday.

‘Real’ anglers stay away when sockeye running on Fraser

Some Chilliwack sport fishers critical of flossing technique used by majority of bar anglers

A recreational fisherman reels in a sockeye at Peg Leg Bar on the Fraser River in Chilliwack on Monday.
Alexis Stoymenoff of the Wilderness Committee directs George Dizon where to sign a petition asking the provincial government to repeal the Park Amendment Act on Canada Parks Day

Chilliwack-Hope MLA responds to provincial park rallies

Critics decry government's new Park Amendment Act, protest at Bridal Veil Falls and Sasquatch

Alexis Stoymenoff of the Wilderness Committee directs George Dizon where to sign a petition asking the provincial government to repeal the Park Amendment Act on Canada Parks Day
Chilliwack Law Courts

Agassiz drunk driver who killed gets four years

Kenneth Richard Healey killed Agassiz resident Berend DeGroot in 2011

Chilliwack Law Courts
Pete and Jo-Ann Mitischev play with their German Shepherd Belle in their back yard in Chilliwack. The couple's other dog

Dog poisoning shocks Chilliwack neighbourhood

German shepherd died Wednesday after chewing on mysterious rawhide sticks

Pete and Jo-Ann Mitischev play with their German Shepherd Belle in their back yard in Chilliwack. The couple's other dog
This still from a video produced by animal rights organization Mercy for Animals at Chilliwack Cattle Sales shows a man repeatedly kicking a helpless cow in the head.

Chilliwack Cattle Sales milk to be destroyed

BC Milk Marketing Board says there is no other market if Saputo refuses the product

This still from a video produced by animal rights organization Mercy for Animals at Chilliwack Cattle Sales shows a man repeatedly kicking a helpless cow in the head.
Local longboarders Jackson Vanderveen (right) and Nick Hurley freeride down Weeden Drive on Promontory recently. The sport is now prohibited on the popular roadway but that likely won't stop the duo from pushing the limits.

New longboarding restrictions hit Chilliwack hillsides

But veteran riders say they'll keep hitting the hot spots

Local longboarders Jackson Vanderveen (right) and Nick Hurley freeride down Weeden Drive on Promontory recently. The sport is now prohibited on the popular roadway but that likely won't stop the duo from pushing the limits.
Dairy farm file photo.

UPDATE with VIDEO: Severe animal abuse alleged at Chilliwack dairy farm

Undercover video shows cows being kicked, punched, beaten while employees laugh

Dairy farm file photo.
Chilliwack RCMP officers with William Mooney on Thursday morning outside the Envision Credit Union where he was last seen May 1.

BREAKING: Missing Chilliwack man found unharmed

Chilliwack RCMP with Bill Mooney at Envision downtown Thursday morning

Chilliwack RCMP officers with William Mooney on Thursday morning outside the Envision Credit Union where he was last seen May 1.
Michelle Cooper with her three children

Chilliwack parents have questions about oil pipeline and school safety

Meeting scheduled for Thursday evening at Sardis secondary

Michelle Cooper with her three children
Former Kent Institution prison guard Paul Fleming was sentenced to three-and-a-half years in jail for bringing drugs into the maximum security institution.

Kent guard sentenced for drug trafficking in prison

Paul Fleming handed three-and-a-half year sentence for breach of trust, drug trafficking

Former Kent Institution prison guard Paul Fleming was sentenced to three-and-a-half years in jail for bringing drugs into the maximum security institution.
What's left of Scott Grant's Toyota Corolla after he was hit by a semi on Highway 1 near Chilliwack and into a water-filled ditch. Grant escaped with minor injuries.

UPDATE: Chilliwack RCMP seeking witnesses to early morning hit and run

Man left with minor injuries after crash on Highway 1 flipped car into water-filled ditch

What's left of Scott Grant's Toyota Corolla after he was hit by a semi on Highway 1 near Chilliwack and into a water-filled ditch. Grant escaped with minor injuries.
Carrielynn Victor talks about swordfern fiddleheads and Solomon's Seal in the Sto:lo Ethnobotanical Garden.

The EATEN PATH: Wild and traditional foods of the Sto:lo

Tour of ethnobotanical garden will reconnect with forgotten sources of nutrition

Carrielynn Victor talks about swordfern fiddleheads and Solomon's Seal in the Sto:lo Ethnobotanical Garden.